Downloads posted by Jen St. Louis
2020: See the Kennel Club's current Canine Code page at:
https://www.thekennelclub.org.uk/about-us/about-the-kennel-club/the-kennel-club-codes/the-kennel-club-canine-code/ The downloadable PDF available here is ARCHIVED.
The Canine Code booklet from The Kennel Club
A MUST READ for anyone considering bringing a dog into a home and family.
It's A Dog's Life so Take Care of It!
This educational booklet covers: making a good match between owner and dog - essential for a happy long-term partnership. Whether it is a puppy, pedigree, crossbreed, rescue or adult dog, the right dog for your lifestyle is very important.
Don’t buy a puppy from a cage! Campaign against puppy factories.
Puppies born in factories suffer and may carry dangerous diseases - a cheap puppy may come at a huge cost - even the cutest puppy may carry a dark secret... see the FKC's website -- https://www.kennelliitto.fi/en/dogs/dont-support-puppy-mills.
To locate a breeder and litters see the Finnish Kennel Club's Puppy List
Please note some links in the downloadable file are out of date/no longer available 7-2-2017.
Content from www.halpapentu.fi/ website is accessible via the Wayback Machine Internet Archives: https://web.archive.org/web/20160805163632/http://www.halpapentu.fi/
Don't Blame the Dog - 12 Smart Rules for Dog Owners, a publication from the Swedish Kennel Club.
The publication is also available from the SKK...
Other useful documents related to health, behaviour and welfare from the SKK & translated to English are available at...
Dog Owners in the City
Information about keeping a dog in urban areas from the Swedish Kennel Club
”Of course you can keep a dog if you live in a city. You just have to adapt to the situation and realise that you have a great responsibility to other people.”
Also available from the SKK at...
SUGGESTED ACTIONS – CONCLUSIONS AND PROPOSALS
Program of the 1st International Dog Health Workshop
A list of the attendees of the 1st IDHW and the breakout sessions in which they participated.